The Zebra – chapter six

chapter six THE ZEBRA The Zebra I was recently at a service where the speaker told a fable. It went something like this. There were four fellas; they each wore different-colored glasses, red, blue, yellow and green. They stood at the edge of a field; in the distance...

A Measureless Invitation

From Jason’s New Book Book GOD IS (NOT) IN CONTROL The Whole Story Is Better Than You Think “…Control is a word that defines a great deal in the finite understanding of earth. It is a word that can be used for good. It can make us feel safe and secure....

The Devastation of Control

Control, it’s the first lie the snake used to describe God. It exposed Adam and Eves nakedness. It’s the introduction of condemnation and shame, the origin of the law of sin and death, the birthplace of every religious thought and action thereafter. Control, it...

A Relational Theologian

I am not the systematic theologian with letters in front of his name. I am a relational theologian; a son, a husband, a father, a brother, a friend – I am loved and I love. I’m not interested in debate but I aspire to connect. I am not fond of words for the sake...

The Whole Story is the True Story

Had she the ability at the time to articulate with words, she would have said I was acting like a controlling sovereign. Instead she screamed, arched her back, kicked her legs and started crying. She acted just like a three year old. My three-year-old girl, Maddy, had...